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# Reasoning Questions for SSC CGL/MTS/CPO Exam 2017

Here we are providing a Reasoning quiz in accordance with the syllabus of SSC CGL /MTS / CPO Tier-I, This post comprises 15 Questions of Miscellaneous Questions which will really help you get more marks in the final exam.

Q1. Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.
AEIM : BFJN :: CGKO : ?
(a) DHLP
(b) ZVRP
(c) BCDK
(d) MPQR
Q2. Select the related word/letters/number from the given alternatives.
24 : 60 :: 210 : ?
(a) 348
(b) 336
(c) 340
(d) 326
Q3. Arrange the following words as per order in the dictionary
1. Maternity 2.Matriarchy 3. Matchbox 4. Matricide
(a) 3,1,2,4
(b) 4,3,1,2
(c) 3,4,1,2
(d) 1,3,4,2
Q4. A series is given, with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.
EDBA, KJHG, QPNM,?
(a) WVTS
(b) WXUV
(c) WVST
(d) WVTX
Q5. X is the husband of Y. W is the daughter of X. Z is the husband of W. N is the daughter of Z. What is the relationship of N to Y?
(a) Cousin
(b) Niece
(c) Daughter
(d) Granddaughter

Q6. From the given words, select the word which cannot be formed using the letters of the given word.
DETERMINATION
(a) DETENTION
(b) DESTINATION
(c) TERMINATE
(d) DOMINATE
Q7. If GOODNESS is coded as HNPCODTR then GREATNESS will be coded as
(a) HQZFBMFRT
(b) HPFZUMERT
(c) HQEZUMFTR
(d) HQFZUMFRT
Q8. Complete the third equation on the basis of a certain system followed in the first two equations.
(1) 5*4*2*1 = 1425 (2) 7*8*1*6 = 6817 (3) 9*3*7*5 = ?
(a) 3795
(b) 5397
(c) 5973
(d) 5379
Q9. If ‘-‘stands for division, ‘+’ for multiplication, ‘÷’ for subtraction and ‘x’ for addition, which one of the following equations is correct?
(a) 18 ÷ 3 x 2 + 8 – 6 = 10
(b) 18 – 3 + 2 x 8 ÷ 6 = 14
(c) 18 – 3 ÷ 2 x 8 + 6 = 17
(d) 18 x 3 + 2 ÷ 8 – 6 = 15
Q10. X walked 20 feet from A to B in the East direction. Then X turned to the right and walked 6 feet. Again X turned to the right and walked 28 feet. How far is X from A?
(a) 28
(b) 9
(c) 10
(d) 27
Q11. Find the number of triangles in the given figure?

Q12. Consider the given statement/s to be true and decide which of the given conclusions/assumptions can definitely be drawn from the given statement.
Statements:
1. All cycles are ducks.
2. All ducks are swans.
Conclusions:
I. All swans are cycles.
II. Some swans are cycles.
(a) Only conclusion I follows
(b) Only conclusion II follows
(c) Both conclusion I and conclusion II follow
(d) Neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows
Q13. A series is given, with one term missing.
Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.
100, 50, 52, 26, 28, ? , 16, 8
(a) 14
(b) 30
(c) 32
(d) 38
Q14. If A = 26 and X-RAY = 40, then WHAT = ?
(a) 52
(b) 54
(c) 56
(d) 58
Q15. In the question, a word is represented by only one set of numbers as given in any one of the alternatives. The sets of numbers given in the alternatives are represented by two classes of alphabets as in two matrices given below. The columns and rows of Matrix I are numbered from 0 to 4 and that of Matrix II are numbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by its row and next by its column, e.g., G can be represented by 04, 40, etc., and ‘K’ can be represented by 56, 75, etc.
You have to identify the set for the word ‘HILL’

Solutions

S1. Ans.(a)
Sol. DHLP
Add +1 to each letter of Alphabets.

S3. Ans.(a)
Sol. 3  1  2  4
Matchbox  Maternity  Matriarchy  Matricide

S6. Ans.(b)
Sol. DESTINATION

S9. Ans.(b)
Sol. 18 – 3 + 2 × 8 ÷ 6 = 14
Put the respective sign:-
18 ÷ 3 × 2 + 8 – 6
= 6 × 3 + 8 – 6
= 20 – 6
= 14

S11. Ans.(d)
Sol.14

S15. Ans.(b)
Sol. H  (5, 5), (6, 7), (7, 9), (8, 8), (9, 6)
(5, 8), (6, 5), (7, 7), (8, 6), (9, 9)
(5, 7), (6, 9), (7, 6), (8, 5), (9, 8)
(5, 7), (6, 9), (7, 6), (8, 5), (9, 8)

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